Table 2

 Neighbourhood constructs and correlation between them using data from areas in England and Scotland

ConstructCronbach’s αPublic recreationCrimeFood shopsBanks building societiesHealth servicesPolitical climatePolitical engagementUnemployedPrivate transportTransport wealth
Quality of residential environment0.300.09−0.09−0.13−0.060.004−0.46−0.280.30−0.18−0.40
Public recreation0.65−0.48−0.36−0.002−0.090.0080.11−0.06−0.01−0.29
Crime0.890.20−0.0050.15−0.16−0.340.42−0.320.54
Access to multiple owned food shops0.330.060.0020.080.020.07−0.070.27
Access to banks and building societies0.870.180.030.003−0.050.160.15
Health services0.73−0.07−0.180.08−0.070.13
Left wing political climate0.980.48−0.500.430.29
Political engagement0.95−0.680.570.07
Unemployment0.78−0.68−0.11
Access to private transport0.840.16
Transport wealth0.92